Source: CBinsights Quantum computing is poised to upend entire industries from telecommunications and cybersecurity to advanced manufacturing, finance, medicine, and beyond — but few understand how quantum computers actually work. In the near future, quantum computing could change the world. Take climate change for example: Because of the complexity of the climate system, seemingly endless […]
Amid the big data boom, the in-memory database market will enjoy a 43 percent compound annual growth rate (CAGR) – leaping from $2.21 billion in 2013 to $13.23 billion in 2018, predicts Markets and Markets, a global research firm Gartner.
What’s driving that demand? Simply put, in-memory databases allow real-time analytics and situation awareness on “live” transaction data – rather than after-the-fact analysis on “stale data,” notes a recent Gartner market guide. Here are 19 in-memory database options mentioned in that Gartner market guide. Read More
You’ve never seen data presented like this. With the drama and urgency of a sportscaster, statistics guru Hans Rosling debunks myths about the so-called “developing world.” Watch Video”
Watch this video of Nick Elprin, founder of Domino Data Lab, talk about how to deploy predictive models into production, specifically in the context of a corporate enterprise use case. Nick demonstrates an easy way to “operationalize” your predictive models by exposing them as low-latency web services that can be consumed by production applications. Read More
SPOTLIGHT | Read about Domino Data Labs and how its platform can both vastly improve your data science team’s speed and capability converting data models to production code, but also save you big time on expensive engineers in short supply…more! Read More
Feeling Sick today? Heard something was “going around”?
We’ll these 2 companies are making it easy for all of us to instantly see on a local map what’s “going around” use from an illness perspective (viruses, allergies, etc.). This can help us avoid or diagnose the illness quicker and get on with our daily lives. Read More
So what is HBase? Yes, it’s the Bigtable-like structured storage for Hadoop HDFS, but how exactly does it work? What is the architecture? When is a good time to use it and when is not? This post will help inform those questions. More…
Introducing NeuroLaunch, the first Accelerator Program for early stage start-ups related to neuroscience, is now accepting applications for its first cohort.
Starting in November 2014, up to 10 start-up teams in residence will undergo the 3-month NeuroLaunch accelerator in Atlanta, receive seed funding, and launch. Read More
If you follow the workforce analytics space, you may have read yet another article about Moneyball and the innovative people analytics companies leading the way around using data to optimize workforce.
The companies covered in that and other articles can (and should) showcase their work at an exciting new event called “Predictive Analytics World – for Workforce”, taking place in San Francisco on March 31-April 1, 2015. Read More
DATA CHANGE! Thursday Sept 18th at 6:30p at Pivotal’s Offices, Dr. Jerry A. Smith, the Chief Data Scientist for Capgemini’s Advance Digital Intelligence (ADI) group and Data Science & Analytics (DSA) group will be the guest speaker.
In this discussion, we will explore how data science is impacted by one of the most complex data sets of all times, the deep web. In doing so we use an open source intelligence driven data science framework to explore dark kinetic world of anarchy (the deep dark web) Read More